Friday, April 14, 2017

Fall Job Opportunity with Academic Success!

Job Description and Scope: Student Assistant
Academic Success Center, Supplemental Instruction - Student Success Programs
Dates of Employment: Fall 2017 with potential extensions into subsequent semesters with supervisor approval
Hours of Employment: 10-12 hours per week
Compensation: $9.25 per hour
The Academic Success Center (ASC) and Supplemental Instruction (SI), in preparation for the grand opening of a new location to better serve the needs of Purdue students as they pursue their academic and co-curricular goals, are seeking driven and responsible undergraduate students for front desk positions for the Fall 2017 semester.
Student Assistants of the ASC/SI will be responsible for a variety of duties and tasks such as:
-Acting as the primary receptionist for students/guests to the center, providing excellent customer service through a warm welcome and answering any initial questions
-Notifying staff of appointment arrivals and queueing guests in an organized fashion
-Taking phone calls, responding to questions/concerns, and forwarding calls to appropriate parties when pertinent
-Utilizing the BoilerConnect kiosk system to book, cancel, or change appointments as needed
-Maintaining physical ASC/SI Center Space (Spot cleaning, refilling paper and other office materials, etc)
-Enforcing Center policies as necessary (Asking students to move or vacate spaces prior to SI sessions, addressing unruly students/guests, etc)
-Various administrative tasks (Copying, inputting data, creating forms/surveys, digitizing paper documents, etc)
-Assisting ASC/SI staff with various projects as needed
-Other duties as assigned
Current Purdue undergraduate student – actively enrolled for term of employment
 Proactive and independent worker
 Excellent communication, interpersonal, and organizational skills
Strong computer/technology skills
Willingness to collaborate and accept feedback
Ability to meet deadlines
Willingness to take on additional tasks
Comfortable with ambiguity
Positive attitude

In order to apply for the position, please follow the provided link and complete the corresponding application. Application materials should include a letter of intent and a recent resume detailing relevant experience, as well as 2-3 references available to contact. The position will remain open until filled.

More information about Student Success can be found at Information specific to the Academic Success Center can be found under Academic Support on the Student Success website or at Information specific to Supplemental Instruction can also be found under Academic Support on the Student Success website or at